Tag Archives: Grid support
DERMS, or Distributed Energy Resources Management Systems, are new types of software and communication systems that manage distributed energy resources such as solar photovoltaic and battery storage systems. This whitepaper discusses numerous aspects of DERMS, including purpose, core functions, relevant standards, relationship with utility Distribution Management Systems (DMS), utility DERMS projects, and next steps for […]
Smart Grid Ready Photovoltaic (PV) Inverters with Utility Communication: Results from Field Demonstrations
This report discusses the results of a four-year EPRI effort under the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative to develop, lab-test, model, deploy, and field-test smart inverters with grid-support capabilities.